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Loring Park Art Festival
August 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
One event on August 1, 2021 at 10:00 am
A Minneapolis tradition for more than 20 years, the nationally-acclaimed Loring Park Art Festival is Saturday, July 31 and Sunday, August 1, featuring 140 juried artists, set within Loring Park’s idyllic pathways and surrounded by its formal gardens and ponds.
The festival will partner again with Lakes & Legends and excited to welcome the Minneapolis Craft Market pop-up into the beer garden. The Minneapolis Craft Market will feature painting, woodwork, printmaking, apparel and more.
The Lakes & Legends Beer Garden, a partner with the Loring Park Art Festival since 2017, will feature taproom favorites, a gluten free sour cherry hard seltzer, Northern Soda Company sodas and Deane’s Kombucha, in addition to the new Tootsie Park chocolate raspberry ale. The beer garden will have seating, snacks and free games, as well as a Paint your Pet class on Sunday, Aug. 1, from 10 am-12:30 pm. Classes include one free drink ticket. Sign up in advance through eventbrite at https://grayduckart.com/class.
Getting There: Bus, bike, drive or walk, including free parking options, directions and accessibility information
Fee: Festival is free of charge to all
Exhibitors: 140 juried artists of varied disciplines selected from 300 applicants nationwide
Food: A variety of about 20 vendors with delicious offerings.
Beer Garden: Lakes & Legends Beer Garden with a variety of beers, a new hard seltzer, non-alcoholic beverages, snacks, games and pop-up shops for 20 emerging artists presented by the Minneapolis Craft Market.